The Proposed Roads Fund Bill


FEELERS from the Federal Ministry of Works indicate that a bill to create a special fund for the construction and rehabilitation of federal roads nationwide will soon be forwarded to the National Assembly for promulgation into law. According to the Director of Federal Highways in the Ministry, Alhaji Shehu Dankano,

Alleged STF brutality (graphic photo)

The guy's name is Pam...and according to reports, he was allegedly beaten by men of the Special Task Force, STF in Jos last week at the ATM where he went to make some withdrawals. He was allegedly attacked after a misunderstanding with the soldiers who were also there to get

1997 phantom coup: Monarch unhappy over Jonathan’s selective pardon for Diya, others


Former Press Secretary to the military government of Olusegun Obasanjo and now a monarch, Igwe Alex Nwokedi, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to look into the complaints resulting from selective justice in the pardon by former President Goodluck Jonathan over the phartom coup of 1997. The post 1997 phantom

Woman does nothing while her son is handcuffed, beaten for eating birthday cake without permission

A Maryland man was arrested, accused of beating his girlfriend's son for eating birthday cake without permission, according to police.Hagerstown police say this past Tuesday, the juvenile victim was handcuffed and severely beaten by Wilson, who is dating the boy's mother. The boy reportedly had numerous bruises, contusions and abrasions

All about STROBING


Goodbye Contouring, Hello Strobing! Strobing, the latest make up trend to hit the beauty blogs and make up artists chairs is all about highlighting the face with light and ONLY light. What this basically means is letting go of your contour kits and bronzers and focusing on using light to

So Chic! Lupita Nyong’o Makes an Appearance at Paris Fashion Week


Just a few days ago Lupita Nyong’o was in Kenya for her ‘Homecoming Tour’ (click here if you missed it) and now the Oscar-winning actress is in Paris for Fashion Week. The busy life of the rich and fabulous! Lupita Nyong’o attended the Christian Dior show as part of Paris Fashion

My son was forcifully drowned, killed in a lake, retd Air Force Officer alleges


Hon. Danladi Angulu Kwasu, a retired Wing Commander, with the Nigeria Air Force, at a Press Conference in Kaduna yesterday accused the Nigerian Defence Academy, NDA, of deliberating pushing his 19- year -old son, Elshadai Kwasu, (NDA/10037) , into a 100 metre-deep lake, and drowning him during a training .

Fuel scarcity: C-River, Delta govs inaugurate Fynefield’s N3bn depot


CALABAR — Supply of Petroleum products in the country is expected to receive a significant boost in the next couple of days, with the inauguration, by the Governors of Cross River and Delta states, of Fynefield Petroleum FZE’s 40 million-litre capacity ultra-modern petroleum products depot located at the Calabar Free

Suburban Saharan


Mona Lami Audu explores the idea of African minimalism in this photoshoot called ‘Suburban Saharan’. He explains that there’s a common misconception that African fashion cannot be minimal and tries to address it by styling modern pieces in a rustic ethnic environment. The result are the photos below.

Cosby admits drugging woman for sex


Embattled US comedian Bill Cosby admitted having drugged at least one woman with Quaaludes to have sex with her, in court documents unsealed Monday. The post Cosby admits drugging woman for sex appeared first on Vanguard News.

East Of West by IamIsigo


Colour Story: Contrasts of White and Black, Grey and Silver, Yellow and Gold; done in silk, crepe de chine, cotton-poly blend, light tweeds, cotton twine, polyamide twine and mohair wool. Inspired by parallels between the designer’s youth and the American film Calamity Jane. 1950’s western, that chronicles a young Doris

States’ fortunes dip as govs abandon natural resources for Abuja cake


The finances of Nigerian states are deteriorating as governors fail to consider the revenue potential of  naturally given resources in their domains and choose to beg for Federal Government bail-outs, such as those granted yesterday, to pay workers salaries. Over 18 states owe workers salaries for periods ranging between three

No woman involved in Ikorodu bank heist, says Suspect

Suspected Armed Robbers, L-R Promise Abiwa, Agbojule Bright, Monday Omoboye, and Monday IkuesanPhoto: Idowu Ogunleye Bright Agbojule, one of the suspected armed robbers that stormed Ikorodu to rob two banks has stated that the group was not led by a woman, this is contrary to reports in the media and

Rivers Poll: INEC frustrating our effort to inspect election materials – APC


THE All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday, accused the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, of conniving with Governor Nyesom Wike to frustrate its effort to inspect the materials that were used to conduct the April 11 governorship election in Rivers State. The post Rivers Poll: INEC frustrating our effort to inspect

FG Shares $1.7bn with states, LGs


In its bid to cushion the effect of the harsh economy on the three tiers of government, $1.7billion or N391billion has been penned for sharing from the Excess Crude Account.

PICTURES: Police parade Ikorodu bank robbery suspects


Photos By Idowu Ogunleye Shortly after Lagos Police Command announced the arrest of four members of the robbery gang that raided two banks in Ikorodu, Lagos State, on 24 June, it paraded them to the public.